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Past Curfew from Next Stage Press


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Guilty Moments from Original Works Press
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The Christmas Princess from YouthPLAYS

What the Well Dressed Girl is Wearing from YouthPLAYS

How Blue is My Crocodile from YouthPLAYS

The Unsaddest Theatre Ten Minute Play Festival Book includes Bath Time is Fun Time

The Unsaddest Theatre Ten Minute Play Festival

Women's Comedic Monologues That Are Actually Funny.

Women's Comedic Monologues

2012 The Best Ten Minute Plays includes The Four Senses of Love

2012 The best Ten Minute Plays

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Latest News

Posted December 2014

Upcoming productions

Well, it's the end of a wonderful year of productions. I will be making a personal appearance at the Pennsylvania Thespians Conference, teaching a couple of workshops and adjudicating some IE events, December 4-6th I hope to see you there!

PA THESPIANS

The stage reading of A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE by the The Company at the Hackensack Cultural Arts Center in New Jersey has been postponed until next year - details to follow!

A Very Modern Marriage

Christmas must be coming!

The Christmas Princess is becoming a seasonal favorite... three productions have been licensed for this December!

Hamiota Collegiate Institute in Hamiota, Manitoba, Canada opens December 9th

Hamiota

Inland Conservatory for the Performing Arts in Upland, California opens December 12th

Inland Center for the Performing Arts

Muskegon Civic Theatre in Muskegon, Michigan opens December 13th

Muskegon Civic Center

2015 is shaping up to be a good year already!

SNAKES IN A LUNCHBOX competes in a forensics competition in Siren, Wisconsin at the Siren School District, February 2nd, 2015.

And A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE will be have its world premiere in Melbourne, Australia... details to follow!

PAST SATURN will premiere in Littleton, Colorado by the Foothills Theatre Company as part of "Awesome America", March 6-14, 2015 Peak Community & Wellness Center 6612 S. Ward Street, Littleton, CO 80127
I will be making a personal appearance on Sunday the 8th for a talkback with the audience... I hope to see you there!

Foothills

TRASH has a staged reading in Anchorage, Alaska by the amazing Tosspot Productions that created a stellar production of A GULAG MOUSE in 2013. The reading is part of a series at Cyrano's Theatre, 413 D Street, Anchorage, AK. April 27th at 7pm.

Tosspot Reading Series

And A VERY MODERN MARRIAGE will be have its US premiere in Ashland, Oregon courtesy of Thanks for the Memories Theatre Company July 10th through 26th, 2015, at 1287 Oak St. Ashland, Oregon.

A Very Modern Marriage

Recent Publications


Thin Lines     Trash     Long Joan Silver     Moby No Last name Given     Snakes in a Lunchbox     Globetrotting       

Media

Listen to my radio appearance and a radio play version of ZOMBIFIED at Onstage/Offstage Radio .

zombified

The Playwrights Round Table has posted If You Could Go Back... on You Tube!

This year's GI60 entry Parent Teacher is viewable on YouTube.

And here's the 2010 and 2009 entries, NOT EXPECTING THAT and HAVE YOU SEEN MY...